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Hairdressing Refresher

Course Code:ZN2326F

Spaces:10 spaces left

Centre:Dolphin Centre

This course is an ideal refresher for qualified hairdressers who want to improve their cutting, colouring and styling skills.

What the course is about

This is an ideal refresher course for qualified hairdressers who want to improve their basic cutting, styling and colouring skills to enable you to work within the industry. 

You will work on models to refresh and develop your knowledge, skills and techniques in the following services;

  • Client consultation

  • Cutting 

  • Styling, including the 'bouncy blow-dry look'

  • Colour placement

  • Colour knowledge

Pre-course information session or interview

To apply for this course please go to to apply online.

PLEASE NOTE places on some of our courses will be in high demand and if you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately, as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner (see Cancellation Policy).

For term dates please refer to

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

Your tutor will work with you to develop and review your progress throughout the course.

There is no qualification attached to this course.

You will negotiate a Personal Learning Plan with your tutor identifying the areas you need to develop, which will be reviewed at regular intervals.

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

This course has been designed for qualified hairdressers who wish to refresh their knowledge, skills and techniques in order to work in the industry.

A previous Level 2 Hairdressing qualification is required for this course and you will need to bring proof of this to your first session.

There is an expectation that if you enrol on this course, you are willing to commit fully to the period of time involved in this course, the associated home study and the assessed work required.

Materials and costs

You will need a device so you can access online learning materials.

You will need to wear appropriate clothing and footwear, and guidance will be provided at your first session by your tutor.  There is no requirement to buy a kit as all equipment will be provided.

Course costs

For information regarding funding please refer to

Next Step

You may wish to talk with a Learning Advisor about working within the industry, your tutor may also be able to discuss the possible next step options with you.

Other courses may be offered by Skills & Learning or other local providers. 

For further information please contact us on 01202 123444

Additional information

English, maths and computing skills: all of our courses support the development of relevant English, maths and computing skills.

Refunds: please see details of our cancellation policy in our Terms and Conditions on our website or in our brochure.

Attendance: before enrolling you should ensure that you can attend all classes offered as far as possible.

Places on courses: many of our courses are in high demand. If you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner; you will not be eligible for a refund it it is outside of the terms outlined in our cancellation policy.

Fully funded learners: if you have been offered a fully funded place on a course and no longer require it, you must advise us before the course starts so that your place can be offered to someone else. We reserve the right to withdraw future offers of fully funded places if you regularly do not start or complete funded courses.

Home study: you may be required to do some study at home between sessions to assist with your learning and progress.

Qualification Levels: there is further information about qualification levels on our website. Some courses have learners of different levels being taught in the same class with differentiated learning materials and activities appropriate to the qualification level.

Proof of identity: please bring photographic ID and your National Insurance number with you to your first session. You will also need to provide it for any external examinations you take.

Off-site activities: with some courses, there may be the opportunity for off-site enrichment activities at additional cost, for example: gallery, museum or exhibition visits. Where this is an integral part of the course, your tutor will discuss the arrangements with you during your induction.

Parking at centres: parking at centres may be limited; please be prepared to use on street parking or pay and display car parks. For information regarding each centre, please visit the venue section of our website

Refreshments: tea/coffee or vending machine(s) are available at some venues. Further information can be found in the venue section of our website

Unspent Criminal Convictions we require learners to disclose any unspent criminal convictions. Please refer to

If you have any accessibility or disability issues that we need to accommodate or if you think you may need any other support to complete your chosen course, please contact: 01202 123444 or e-mail All enquiries are treated in confidence.

Course Details

Start Date24 May 2024

LocationThe Dolphin Centre, Poole, BH15 1SZ


Time10:00 - 14:00

Duration6 weeks

SubjectHairdressing and Barbering


Fees and concessions

The total charge for this course is £240. No Concessions.

You can pay for this course in full, or with an instalment plan.


How do I enrol?

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